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Whiteface Mountain, New York


Prominence: 3093 ft, 943 m

Elevation: 4865 feet, 1483 meters


Approx. Isolation: 15.89 mi, 25.57 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4865 ft / 1483 m
SubpeaksWhiteface Mountain-Southwest Slope (4265 ft/1300 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)44° 21' 57'' N; 73° 54' 12'' W
44.365795, -73.903219 (Dec Deg)
587392E 4913087N Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/Second Level RegionEssex
City/TownWilmington (Highest Point)
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Lists that contain Whiteface Mountain:
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #460)
     Eastern USA Peaks with 2500 feet of Prominence (Rank #13)
     Northeast USA 4000-foot Peaks (Rank #14)
     Adirondack Mountains 3700-foot Peaks (Rank #5)
     Northeast USA Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #9)
     Northeast "115" 4000-footers (Rank #14)
     USA Lower 48 Top 400 Peaks by Prominence (Rank #352)
     Adirondack Hundred Highest (Rank #5)
     Adirondack 46ers (Rank #5)
     Top 10 Prominence Grid for U.S. States (Rank #144)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Adirondack Trails High Peaks Region (Goodwin, Burdick)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1989-09-16 by Ben Lostracco
     1992-02-24 by Greg Slayden (GPS Track)
     1996-06-26 by Alan Bangel
     1997-07-08 by Ben Lostracco
     2008-01-15 by Gabriel Couët
     2008-05-17 by Kat Bel
     2008-09-03 by JF Theroux (GPS Track)
     2008-09-20 by Paul Rogan (Unsuccessful)
     2008-09-22 by Edward Earl
     2009-08-22 by Douglas Kemp
     2009-09-13 by Austin Black
     2010-02-13 by Tom Sherman
     2010-08-17 by Jesse Quonce
     2011-01-02 by Dennis Van Amburgh
     2011-06-11 by Tomoko Nakajima
     2011-09-17 by Mike & Aiden O'Connor
     2012-03-24 by Dan Quinlan
     2012-09-09 by Jordyn Danforth
     2012-09-23 by Elizabeth Sweet (GPS Track)
     2012-09-23 by Scott Duclos (GPS Track)
     2013-05-19 by Curt Hoffart
     2013-09-17 by Mark Prier
     2013-11-10 by Jim Lacovara

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A helicopter flies over the rime-ice encrusted summit building and walkway in this mid-February photo (1992-02-24).
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 3093 ft/943 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 3125 ft/953 m
  Line Parent: Algonquin Peak
  Key Col: Ray Bk/Chubb R    1772 ft/540 m
Isolation15.89 mi/25.57 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Algonquin Peak  (SSW)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Canadian Shield
Range4: Adirondack Mountains
Range5: Northern Adirondacks (Highest Point)
Range6: Whiteface Mountain Area (Highest Point)
Drainage Basins
Saranac
Lake Champlain
Richelieu
St. Lawrence
Gulf of St. Lawrence
Atlantic Ocean
Ausable
Lake Champlain
Richelieu
St. Lawrence
Gulf of St. Lawrence
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Adirondack State Park
Wilderness/Special Area: High Peaks SWA
Topo MapLake Placid K44073c7 1:25,000
Ski AreaWhiteface
Route #1 Paved Road: Whiteface Mountain Road
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